Entries by Matt McDonald

Shed, cars and boat destroyed by fire in Molendinar

UPDATE @ 9.00AM | A shed and everything inside it has been destroyed in a large blaze at Molendinar. The fire broke out on a property on Kingway Drive just after 6am with firefighters arriving to find it well engulfed. The blaze was brought under control after about half an hour. Two cars and a […]

Four people in Australia confirmed with deadly coronavirus

The number of cases of the deadly coronavirus in Australia has risen to four with three men diagnosed with the infection in New South Wales. The men, aged 35, 43 and 53 are being treated in hospitals in Sydney and have been placed in isolation. Two of the men had travelled from Wuhan to Sydney […]

Blindness prevention pioneer named 2020 Australian of the Year

Pioneering eye surgeon Dr James Muecke has been named the 2020 Australian of the Year. Dr Muecke was presented with the award by Prime Minister Scott Morrison at a ceremony in Canberra on Saturday night. His honour comes as the awards celebrate their 60th year. The 56-year-old South Australian has dedicated his life to fighting […]

Young girl missing from Elanora found safe and well

UPDATE @ January 25: A 12-year-old girl reported missing from Elanora has been located. The youngster was last seen on Friday morning but hadn’t been heard from since, with concerns held for her welfare. Police confirmed in a statement on Saturday morning that the girl has since been found safe and well. EARLIER @ January […]